25 Nate Rodman
25 Nate Rodman
Height: 6-3
Weight: 195
Year: So.
Hometown: Corvallis, Ore.
High School: Corvallis
Position: INF
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Bats/Throws: L/R

2014: Split time as the starter at first and DH as a sophomore … Academic All-NEWMAC … played in 36 games with 35 starts … hit .315 with a home run and 22 RBI … top-10 in the NEWMAC in runs, doubles and RBI … 14 multi-hit games was third on the squad … five multi-RBI contests … third on the team with 10 doubles … one of six players to reach double figures in walks … started the season with a 2-for-4 day with a run and RBI at the Apprentice School (3/14) … 2-for-5 with a double and RBI at Clark (3/29) … three hits, including a double and home run, against Emerson (4/4) … that started a streak of three straight games with two RBI … 3-for-5 game at Babson (4/12), driving in a season-high four runs … next game at Curry (4/14) he was 5-for-5, including a double … closed the season with a team-best six-game hitting streak … had at least one hit in every game at the NCAA Tournament … scored a run in four of MIT’s five games … pair of hits against Endicott (5/14), Eastern Connecticut State (5/15) and St. Joseph’s (5/16).

2013: Broke into the starting lineup at DH as a freshman … finished with a .319 batting average with two home runs and 15 RBI … nine multi-hit games … recorded hits in 16 of his first 17 games, including a 14-game hit streak … 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI in his first collegiate start against Clark (3/16) … drove in a pair of runs against Bard (3/24) … 2-for-4 at Endicott (3/29) … hit his first home run at Babson (4/3) … 2-for-4, including a home run, at WPI (4/6), driving in two and scoring three times … 3-for-5 in game two of the DH against the Engineers, scoring three more times … pair of doubles against Coast Guard (4/13) … 2-for-3 against Babson (4/27) in the NEWMAC Tournament, scoring once … 3-for-4 at Wheaton (5/4) in the NEWMAC Tournament … picked up a hit in each game of the NCAA Tournament against Western New England (5/15) and Daniel Webster (5/16). 

Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … minor in music … MIT Science of Baseball Coach … research assistant for the Laboratory for Aviation and the Environment … FSAE race car team … Alpha Phi King of Hearts.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Corvallis High School … second team all-state selection in 2010 … two-time first team all-league pick … hit .446 with 38 RBI as a senior … played summer ball with American Legion Post 11 … Valedictorian.